Pipe organs built by Berghaus Pipe Organ Builders are, in great measure, a reflection of the artists and craftsmen who “Bring Each Design to Life.”
Individuals seek a relationship with Berghaus Pipe Organ Builders for a variety of reasons. Some come with extensive backgrounds in church music and organ performance. Others arrive with the manual or technical skills necessary to design, build or service pipe organs. Most are drawn to the company because they want to work in a creative, demanding and supportive environment. Corporately, we represent an impressive collection of talent, where everyone works together to create instruments that “Sing Forth Gloriously.”
If you are interested in working at Berghaus Pipe Organ Builders, please send your resume to our Vice President, Jean O’Brien. Full-time employees receive a competitive benefits package including comprehensive health insurance with optional dental coverage, life insurance, and paid vacation.
Berghaus Pipe Organ Builders, Inc.
2151 Madison Street
Bellwood, Illinois 60104
We are currently accepting applications for the following positions:
Berghaus seeks a capable woodworker with cabinetry-making knowledge and a focus on exacting detail will add value to our team. Primary duties include blueprint reading, using hand tools and machines to build substructures, decorative facades, organ chests and interior components, and wood finishing. Wiring and welding backgrounds helpful. Experienced organ builder preferred.
Berghaus Pipe Organ Builders has a unique opportunity for a musically and/or mechanically minded individual to train as a SERVICE TECHNICIAN. Main activities will include pipe organ tuning, basic tonal finishing, low-voltage wiring, and performing repairs from small jobs to entire organ refurbishments. Previous pipe organ experience welcomed but not required.
If you have a mechanical aptitude, a desire to learn a unique trade, and the following qualities, we want to hear from you!
- A blend of many skills
- An enthusiasm for learning
- An ability to follow directions
- A willingness to ask questions
- Experience with customer interaction in the field
- Practice with playing on a team and working well in a partnership
- Readiness for occasional travel
- Reliable motor vehicle transportation and a valid driver’s license
We offer paid time off, medical, dental, vision and life insurance, as well as voluntary disability/accident insurance. Competitive compensation commensurate with experience.
Berghaus seeks a highly skilled technician to manage and develop service personnel and projects both in-house and onsite. The successful applicant will demonstrate management experience, communication skills, and an absolute commitment to quality. Some travel required.